Pulling broken bolts from some other recycled timbers so they can be milled to size - these are I think 17 x 3 1/2 "
We took some plastic off of the back wall to see what needs to be done to finally resolve the cave-in mess and apparently disturbed this cicada that immediately stepped out of its shell and pumped up its wings.
The remaining mess...
From the top looking down.
Still lots of shovel work to go before we can reset the geocloth and get this backfilled - after the basement ceiling/main floor is put in.